Originally Posted by patteeu
I'd definitely support brain research ahead of a lot of liberal spending programs that already exist, but it's not a pressing problem and can't be justified as additional spending on top of all the nation-weakening social programs we already fund. Package it with the right kinds of (real) spending cuts and I'll support it.
13-16 million people are affected by it annually and it's not a pressing problem?
Look around it's a forest. Quit looking at the tree.